Family Pteridaceae, genus Pityrogramma;
world species list.


By Michael Hassler and Brian Swale.      

A list of the species of the genus Pityrogramma, giving current name, authority, synonyms, published references, geographic distribution and (sometimes) illustrations.
Please note: an asterisk * in the distribution list means that the species is exotic to the country named.

005.00 Class Filicopsida
		Trivial names: Ferns, varens, helechos, fougeres, farnkraut.
		Statistics: 15 orders, 53 families, 310 genera, 9300-10700 species 
		[11501 species and 454 hybrids listed.
027.000 Order Pteridales
		Statistics: 10 families, 53 genera, 1065-1300 spp. [1358 species and 42 hybrids listed]
033.0000 Family Pteridaceae Reichenb.; Handb. Nat. Pflanz. 138 (1837) s. str.
		Statistics: 18 genera, 397-462 spp. [476 species and 13 hybrids listed]
		Revision date: 20.07.2001
		= Actiniopteridaceae Pichi Sermolli; Webbia 17: 5 (1962)
		= Adiantaceae (C. Presl) Ching; Sunyatsenia 5: 229 (1940) nom. cons.
		= Adiantaceae subfam. Pteridoideae C. Chr. ex Crabbe, Jermy & Mickel; Fern Gaz. 11: 
		153 (1975)
		= Negripteridaceae Pichi Sermolli; Nuovo Giorn. Bot. It. N.S. 53: 160 (1946)
		= Platyzomataceae Nakai; Bull. Natl. Sci. Mus. (Tokyo) 29: 4 (1950)
		= Pteridaceae Ching; Webbia 35(2): 239 (1982)
		= Pteridaceae subfam. Adiantoideae (Presl) R. M. Tryon; Amer. Fern J. 76(4): 
		184 (1986)
		= Pteridaceae Tribus Adianteae Presl; Tent. Pterid. 139 (1836)
		= Pteridaceae tribus Onychieae W.C. Shieh; J. Sci. Engin. (Nation. Chung-Hsing Univ.) 
		10: 215 (1973)
033.3000 Subfamily Anogrammoideae
		= Adiantaceae subfam. Gymnopteridoideae W.C.Shieh; J. Sci. Engin. (Nation. 
		Chung-Hsing Univ.) 10: 224 (1973)
		Revision date: 20.07.2001

033.3009 Pityrogramma Link; Handbuch 3: 19 (1833) Trivial names: Goldback and Silverback Ferns Statistics: ca. 20 spp. mostly American tropics, 1 sp. SW-USA, W-USA, 4-5 spp. Africa / Madagascar. [20 species and 1 hybrid listed]. Many invalid names and garden forms (described mostly by Domin) have been omitted. Revision date: 20.07.2001 = Argyria Fée; Gen. Fil. 183 (1850-52) = Calomelanos Presl; Tent 218 (1836) = Cerogramme Diels; Nat. Pflanzenfam. 14. 260 (1899) = Ceropteris Link; Fil. Sp. 141 (1841) [nom. illeg. = Chrysodia Fée; Gen. Fil. 183 (1850-52) = Neurogramma (Presl) Link; Fil. spec. 138 (1841) = Oligolepis Domin; Publ. Fac. Sci. Univ. Charles no. 88. 8 (1928) = Trichophylla Domin; Publ. Fac. Sci. Univ. Charles no. 88. 8 (1928) = Trismeria Fée; Mem. Fam. Foug. 5 (Gen. Fil.) 164 (1852) Pityrogramma argentea (Willd.) Domin; Publ. Fac. Sci. Univ. Charles no. 88. 6 (1928) Trivial names: Curly Gold fern, Goldback fern var. aurea (Desv.) Mett. ex Kühn (1868) Pityrogramma aurantiaca (Hier.) C. Chr.; Ind. Suppl. III. 138 (1934) Pityrogramma calomelanos (L.) Link; Handb. Gew. 3. 20 (1833) Trivial names: Silverback Fern var. aureoflava (Hook.) Weath. ex Bailey (1926) Pityrogramma chrysoconia (Desv.) Maxon ex Domin; Spisy Prir. Fak. Karlovy Univ. 88: 10 (1928) Pityrogramma chrysophylla (Sw.) Link; Handb. Erken. Gew. 3: 19 (1833) Trivial names: Gold fern var. subflexuosa (Domin) Proctor; Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 53: 124 (1989) var. gabrielae Domin; Pter. Dominica 151 (1929) Pityrogramma dealbata (C. Presl) R.M. Tryon; Contr. Gray Herb. 189: 67 (1962) Pityrogramma dukei Lellinger; Proc. Biol. Soc. Wash. 89 (61): 721 (1977) Pityrogramma eggersii (Christ) Maxon; Contr. U. S. Nat. Herb. 124. 62 (1922) Pityrogramma elongata (C. Chr.) Pichi-Serm.; Bull. Jard. Bot. Belg. 53(1-2): 237 (1983) Pityrogramma ferruginea (Kunze) Maxon; Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 17: 17 3 (1913) Pityrogramma lehmannii (Hieron.) R. Tryon; Contrib. Gray Herb. 189: 70 (1962) Pityrogramma ochracea (C. Presl) Domin; Spisy Prir. Fak. Karlovy Univ. 88: 8 (1928) Pityrogramma pearcei (T. Moore) Domin; Spisy Prír. Fak. Karlovy Univ. 88: 9 (1928) Pityrogramma rupicola Pichi-Serm.; Webbia 27: 425 (1972) publ. (1973) Pityrogramma schizophylla (Bak.) Maxon; Contr. U. S. Nat. Herb. 24. 61 (1922) Pityrogramma sulphurea (Sw.) Maxon; Contr. U. S. Nat. Herb. 17. 173 (1913) Pityrogramma tartarea (Cav.) Maxon; Contr. U. S. Nat. Herb. 17. 173 (1913) var. aurata (Moore) Tryon; Contr. Gray Herb. 189: 65 (1962) var. jamesonii (Bak.) Tryon; Contr. Gray Herb. 189: 66 (1962) Pityrogramma triangulata (Jenm.) Maxon; Contr. U. S. Nat. Herb. 17. 173 (1913) Pityrogramma trifoliata (L.) R. Tryon; Contrib. Gray Herb. 189: 68 (1962) Trivial names: Goldenrod Fern Pityrogramma williamsii Proctor; Brit. Fern Caz. 9: 220 (1965) Pityrogramma x mckenneyi W.H.Wagner; Contr. Univ. Michigan Herb. 19: 78 (1993)
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